The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco IOS
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 107 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 -  
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.91% 0.068% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.19% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £370 £338
% change year-on-year -8.78% +9.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £49.19
% change year-on-year +71.05% -61.37%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 139 213 224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.72% 14.45% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 137 142
Median daily rate £375 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £26.63 £10.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +161.10% -54.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.20 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £13.21 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Leeds

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco IOS in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (56.25%) VPN
4 9 (56.25%) F5
5 8 (50.00%) CCNP
5 8 (50.00%) WLAN
6 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
6 7 (43.75%) HP
6 7 (43.75%) IBM
6 7 (43.75%) BMC
6 7 (43.75%) Motorola
6 7 (43.75%) BGP
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 7 (43.75%) TippingPoint
6 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
6 7 (43.75%) OPNET
6 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
6 7 (43.75%) Splunk
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (43.75%) DMVPN
6 7 (43.75%) DataPower
6 7 (43.75%) FortiGate
6 7 (43.75%) HP UCMDB
6 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (43.75%) IOS XR

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eikon
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) WLAN
4 7 (43.75%) BGP
4 7 (43.75%) DMVPN
4 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
4 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (43.75%) IOS XR
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
7 1 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (6.25%) MPLS
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) WAN
7 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Deskside Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
1 7 (43.75%) DataPower
2 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 6 (37.50%) BYOD
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Coaching
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (43.75%) FortiGate
1 7 (43.75%) HP UCMDB
1 7 (43.75%) OPNET
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) F5
4 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
4 7 (43.75%) BMC
4 7 (43.75%) Fortinet
4 7 (43.75%) HP
4 7 (43.75%) IBM
4 7 (43.75%) Motorola
4 7 (43.75%) Splunk
4 7 (43.75%) TippingPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) Lotus
6 3 (18.75%) Bloomberg
6 3 (18.75%) Reuters
7 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 2 (12.50%) Nokia
7 2 (12.50%) SAP
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 1 (6.25%) Aruba